Fiber Optics Splicer Technician

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Located in Virginia Beach, VA

Salary: $19.00 to $21.00 hr DOE

NEW POSITION -- Experienced Fiber Optics Splicer Technician  - pays $19.00 to $21.00 hr.  Job is located on the Eastern Shore.   DIRECT HIRE, PERMANENT position... APPLY NOW !   

Express Employment Professionals is a leading recruiter an staff provider in the U.S., Canada and South Africa. Every day, we help job seekers find work and help businesses find qualified employees. Founded in 1983, Express today employs hundreds of thousands of people across nearly 700 franchise locations worldwide. Our long-term goal is at the heart of our company's vision, to help as many people as possible find good jobs by helping as many clients as possible find good people. The Virginia Beach Express office has placed over 3,500 qualified candidates with local Virginia Beach area companies. There is never a fee to our applicants.

 

Our client, a company that provides internet service to their customers (government, education, commercial, healthcare) on the Eastern Shore is in search of an experienced Fiber Optics Splicer Technician to join their team. You will perform cable splicing in the air, underground, indoors and outdoors. This is a Direct Hire, permanent position.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Fusion splices loose tube and ribbon fiber optic cable in the outside plant & buildings.
  • Experience performing ring-cuts, mid-span entrances, buffer tube splitting and other fiber optic splicing operations.
  • Install fiber optic enclosures, electronics, and other network equipment.
  • Install, troubleshoot, and maintain fiber optic system.
  • Route, splice and/or terminate fiber in equipment racks at central offices, hub sites or inside of buildings.
  • Deploys back-up power generators at remote sites
  • Performs Preventive Maintenance on all network transport & power equipment

 

Experience Required:

  • Minimum of 2 years' experience splicing all types of fiber optic cables
  • Experience working in a bucket truck at heights in excess of 30-40 ft.
  • Proficiency using related splicing equipment including fusion splicers, OTDR, optical
  • Experienced with power meters and fiber

 

Qualifications/ Skills Required:

  • Fusion splice loose tube and ribbon fiber optic cable
  • Experience performing ring-cuts, mid-span entrances, buffer tube splitting and other fiber optic splicing operations.
  • Install fiber optic enclosures, electronics
  • Good attention to detail,
  • Strong work ethic, be hard working, and willing to learn
  • Valid driver's license with a clean driving record
  • Ability to pass a criminal background screen and drug test

 

Physical Requirements:

Lift up to 80 pounds, climbing

 

Pay: $19.00 to $21.00 hr depending on experience

Direct Hire, Permanent position

 

TO APPLY: Please email your up to date resume (in a Word Document or other editable format such as a PDF) to: joy.hart@expresspros.com and include the job title (Fiber Optics Splicer Technician, K120) on the subject line. If your experience and skills match the job requirements we will contact you to continue the screening/interview process.

Express Office: Virginia Beach
4530 Professional Circle
Suite 1B
Virginia Beach, VA 23455




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